Service/Procedure Summary

Tubal Ligation is also known as 'getting your tubes tied.' This operation is performed to block off a woman's fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
91 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
275 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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246 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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90 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
72 days
93 days
New Glasgow
372 days
275 days
Truro
367 days
397 days
Bridgewater
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Truro
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Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Sydney
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228 days
Kentville
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Amherst
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Sydney
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Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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277 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
13 days
53 days
New Glasgow
236 days
198 days
Truro
290 days
149 days
Bridgewater
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Truro
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Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Sydney
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141 days
Kentville
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Amherst
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Sydney
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Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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196 days

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